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2017 : A single-nucleotide polymorphism causes smaller grain size and loss of seed shattering during African rice domestication
webmaster Posted on 2017/5/8 12:26:00 ( 551 reads )

Wenguang Wu, Xiaoyun Liu, Muhua Wang, Rachel S. Meyer, Xiaojin Luo, Marie-Noelle Ndjiondjop, Lubin Tan, Jianwei Zhang, Jianzhong Wu, Hongwei Cai, Chuanqing Sun, Xiangkun Wang, Rod A. Wing & Zuofeng Zhu

Nature Plants 3, Article number: 17064 (2017)
doi:10.1038/nplants.2017.64

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2017 : Young inversion with multiple linked QTLs under selection in a hybrid zone
webmaster Posted on 2017/4/4 10:29:26 ( 526 reads )

Cheng-Ruei Lee1,2*†, Baosheng Wang1,3†, Julius P. Mojica1, Terezie Mandáková4, Kasavajhala V. S. K. Prasad5, Jose Luis Goicoechea6, Nadeesha Perera1, Uffe Hellsten7, Hope N. Hundley7, Jenifer Johnson7, Jane Grimwood8, Kerrie Barry7, Stephen Fairclough7, Jerry W. Jenkins7, Yeisoo Yu9, Dave Kudrna10, Jianwei Zhang10, Jayson Talag10, Wolfgang Golser10, Kathryn Ghattas1, M. Eric Schranz11, Rod Wing8, Martin A. Lysak6, Jeremy Schmutz7, Daniel S. Rokhsar7 and Thomas Mitchell-Olds1*

NATURE ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION 1, 0119 (2017) | DOI: 10.1038/s41559-017-0119 | www.nature.com/natecolevol

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2017 : Aflatoxin-free transgenic maize using host-induced gene silencing
  webmaster Posted on 2017/3/10 20:10:00 ( 542 reads )

Dhiraj Thakare1, Jianwei Zhang1,2, Rod A. Wing1,2, Peter J. Cotty3 and Monica A. Schmidt1,*
1BIO5 Institute, School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, 1657 E. Helen Street, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA.
2Arizona Genomics Institute, 1657 E. Helen Street, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA.
3Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and School of Plant Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA.
↵*Corresponding author. Email: monicaschmidt@email.arizona.edu

Science Advances 10 Mar 2017:
Vol. 3, no. 3, e1602382
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.1602382

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